This paper examines African urban infrastructure and service delivery as an entry point for connecting African aspirations with the harsh developmental imperatives of urban management, creating a dialogue between scholarly knowledge and sustainable development policy aspirations.
This work is part of ‘Governing Food Systems to Alleviate Poverty in Secondary Cities in Africa’
project supported by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the UK Department for International Development.
Edgar Pieterse, Susan Parnell & Gareth Haysom (2018) African dreams: locating urban infrastructure in the 2030 sustainable developmental agenda, Area Development and Policy, 3:2, 149-169, DOI: 10.1080/23792949.2018.1428111
African dreams: locating urban infrastructure in the 2030 sustainable developmental agenda
Published 1 February 2018